Alice in Wonderland still is a cult book and Alice still is a cult personage. May be because all of us dream about crazy world, not routine. Ok, you loose you stability, but at least you have bright explosion in your mind.
Do you remember this?
"... And ever since that," the Hatter went on in a mournful tone, "he won't do a thing I ask! It's always six o'clock now."
A bright idea came into Alice's head. "Is that the reason so many tea-things are put out here?" she asked.
"Yes, that's it," said the Hatter with a sigh: "it's always tea-time, and we've no time to wash the things between whiles."
"Then you keep moving round, I suppose?" said Alice.
"Exactly so," said the Hatter: "as the things get used up."